Buff Bulletin Board

This site is a listing of notices, training/seminars, jobs, campus services and events. Buff Bulletin is a service of Campus Communications.

The Gathering Bible Study Tuesdays 6:30pm

A time to reflect upon how God is at work in our lives and in the world. Excellent resources. Awesome people. Meets in the Lounge at CU's Wesley Chapel.

Wesley Fellowship is a progressive Christian campus ministry that helps university students grow in faith, service, and love. LGBTQI-friendly. "Stretch your mind, feed your soul!" 1290 Folsom St., across from the Stadium, at the corner of University Heights Ave.

January 26, 2015 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org
http://www.wesleyf.org

Morning Meditation: Tuesdays 11 a.m.

A weekly community meditation gathering. Led by June Lacroti. Open to people of all, or no faith/religious backgrounds. No prior experience in mediation is required. 1290 Folsom St., across from Folsom Field, at the corner of University Heights Avenue.

January 26, 2015 • Roger Wolsey • webmaster@wesleyf.org
http://www.wesleyf.org

OASIS - Spiritual but not Religious. Mondays 8PM

O.A.S.I.S. is "Open, Accepting, Students, Into Spirituality"

Many college students & young adults embrace spirituality, but don't identify with "religion." OASIS is a community of CU college & grad students who seek to explore various spiritual traditions and practices in a relaxed and open-minded environment.

Mary Wolf facilitates the group.

Meets at CU's Wesley Chapel 1290 Folsom St. - across from CU's Folsom Field at the corner of University Ave.

Free Yoga: Mondays 6 p.m.

Authentic hatha, vinyasa flow taught by Brian Saeger & Jenna Bee. Bring a mat if you have one. We have extras if you don't. Best to eat dinner after class. Meets at CU's Wesley Chapel, 1290 Folsom St., across from the stadium, one block north of Colorado Avenue, at the corner of University Heights Avenue. LGBTQ-friendly. Bring friends. ($5 for faculty, staff and administration)

9News reporter Anastasiya Bolton to speak at CU Jan. 27

9News reporter Anastasiya Bolton will speak at CU-Boulder on Tuesday, Jan. 27, at 7 p.m. in Eaton Humanities room 125. Bolton will talk about her Russian heritage, her professional interests as a journalist, her work at the Olympics in Sochi and her coverage of the most well-known criminal cases in Colorado.

January 26, 2015 • Tatiana Mikhailova • tatiana.mikhailova@colorado.edu

Extreme Bowling on Friday & Saturday nights

7 p.m. - Close

Friday and Saturday nights can be fun and electrifying by bowling with black lights, lane lights and color pins. It's the only Extreme Bowling you'll find in Boulder - and it's fun for everyone.

Win prizes for Color Head Pin Strikes. Note: Be sure to tell The Connection Staff before bowling the color pins so they can see you make the strike.

2015 DATES:

  • Fridays and Saturdays through May 2
  • Closed March 27
  • Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, 1st floor UMC

    Sing along at Karaoke Night this Thursday, Jan. 29

    Sing along to fun tunes on Thursday night using Club 156's cool sound and light system - you'll feel like a star! This makes for a fun night with new and old friends. 8 p.m. in Club 156, 1st floor UMC. Food and beverage are right next door in The Connection.

    2015 DATES:

  • Jan. 29
  • Feb. 12
  • Feb. 26
  • March 12
  • April 2
  • April 16
  • April 30
  • The Connection Bowling, Billiards & Games, 1st floor UMC

    Calling all gamers: Video Game Tournament on Friday, Feb.6

    Different Games Each Tournament

    Want bragging rights? Want to watch your opponents' strategies or test out a game? Here's your chance!

    Sign up starts 6 p.m. at The Connection; play begins 7 p.m. $5 entry fee. Games are on PlayStation 3, XBOX 360 or Nintendo Wii. Prizes for top finishers.

    2015 DATES:

  • Jan. 23: NBA 2K15
  • Feb. 6: Call of Duty: Advance Warfare
  • Feb. 20: NHL 15
  • Mar. 6: FIFA 15
  • Mar. 20: Super Smash Bros. BRAWL
  • Apr. 10: Mario Kart
  • Apr. 24: TitanFall
  • 1st floor UMC

    New Global Seminar in Istanbul, Turkey, summer 2015

    Spend two weeks next summer in Istanbul, exploring its multi-ethnic history with professor Nan Goodman. This two-week, three credit global seminar will give you the opportunity to learn about Jewish-Muslim relations alongside local university students, and visit numerous cultural landmarks (including a Dervish Lodge). Open to all majors; learn more (including details about pre-program classes on campus in the spring) at an informational meeting with the director on Jan. 28, from 5 - 6 p.m. in C4C N215.

    Global Seminar: Leading and managing across cultures in Northern Europe

    Study in Northern Europe next summer. Leading and managing diversity in international business is a challenge that managers need to face. The number of interactions that people of different cultural backgrounds have with one another has exponentially increased in the work place. The international business scenario in Northern Europe is a natural lab where you can observe, recognize and analyze most of the business concepts and variables at play to manage successfully across cultures. Learn more: Tuesday, Feb. 3; KOBL 230 at 5 p.m.

    Reminder: Accepting Student Employee of the Year nominations

    The Student Employment Office is accepting nominations for Student Employee of the Year. Work-study, hourly and salaried student employees are eligible. First place will receive a $75 gift certificate courtesy of the CU Bookstore and will be nominated for the Western Association of Student Employment Administrators Award. Second place will receive a $50 gift certificate.

    For a nomination form visit our website at http://www.colorado.edu/studentemployment

    Deadline: Feb. 16 National Student Employment Week is April 12-18

    January 26, 2015

    Study abroad in Bordeaux, France this summer

    Spend two weeks in June this summer studying France-American relations in Bordeaux, France. This three credit course is taught by CU History Professor (and Int'l Affairs director) Tom Zeiler. Study in beautiful Bordeaux through lectures, guest speakers and excursions to various sites in and around Bordeaux. There are extra scholarships available for this program. Learn more at an upcoming meeting: Feb. 3 4:30-5 p.m. in UMC 325.

    Performance Friday!

    The Center for Humanities and the Arts invites you to this month’s Performance Friday! featuring Alejandro Cremaschi (CU-Boulder Associate Professor of Piano Pedagogy), Elizabeth Kipper (Boulder Piano Quartet), and Thomas Heinrich (Colorado Symphony), who make up Trio Cordilleras. This concert includes works by the tango master Astor Piazzolla, and other Argentine and Brazilian composers. Please join us Jan. 31, 12-1 p.m., in British and Irish Studies (Norlin Library’s 5th Floor). Doors open at 11:30 a.m. for a free, light lunch.

    CU sports medicine intern open house

    Learn about undergraduate sports medicine internship opportunities working with CU varsity athletes. The internship starts August 2015. Gain practical experiences in sports injury management, evaluation and rehabilitation. It’s a great opportunity for students interested in health careers.

    When:Thur. Feb.12 at 5:30 p.m. Where: Dal Ward Athletic Center – north side of the stadium

    Applications, which consist of application form, resume and two letters of recommendation, are due March 1

    Student Research: Concealed Weapons and Campus Crime

    The following survey is designed to evaluate any effects permitting legal concealed weapons has had on CU-Boulder, the overall level of campus safety, and the general attitudes CU has towards permitting concealed weapons on campus. The survey should take roughly 5-10 minutes to complete, and all answers will be completely anonymous. Participation is completely voluntary. Please click this link to take the survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2LX6MCX

    Experience theater, music and culture in Edinburgh, Scotland this summer

    Earn three credits in three weeks this summer while experiencing the world's largest arts festival, the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, first hand. In addition to staying in Scotland's beautiful capital, students take a five-day tour of the Highlands and a day trip to Glasgow. See the arts in a whole new way. Interest meeting: Tuesday Jan. 27, 5-6 p.m. in C4C N215.

    Seeking women for a health study at CU

    The Integrative Physiology of Aging Lab at CU-Boulder is seeking volunteers to participate in a clinical research study. We are looking for healthy women, non-smokers, ages 18-30, who are not performing regular exercise. Volunteers should not be taking cardiovascular-affecting prescription medications. Benefits for volunteers include: cardiovascular health assessment, VO2max test, bone mineral density, body composition, blood chemistries and a comprehensive dietary analysis, as well as compensation ($125)for your time(3 meetings).

    January 22, 2015 • Talia • Health.study@colorado.edu

    Seeking women for health study at CU

    The Integrative Physiology of Aging Lab at CU-Boulder is seeking volunteers to participate in a clinical research study. We are looking for healthy post-menopausal women, non-smokers, ages 45+, who perform regular exercise. Volunteers should not be taking cardiovascular-affecting prescription medications. Benefits for volunteers include: cardiovascular health assessment, VO2max test, bone mineral density, body composition, blood chemistries and a comprehensive dietary analysis, as well as compensation ($125) for your time (4 meetings).

    'Apocalypse Then: The Collapse of the Bronze Age World'

    A Free Public Lecture by Professor Dimitri Nakassis (CU-Boulder Classics Department)

    Wednesday, Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. Boulder Public Library: Canyon Theatre

    January 22, 2015 • Emily Rockcastle • emily.rockcastle@colorado.edu
    http://classics.colorado.edu

    Summer course and project in Bolivia: Meeting Jan. 28

    Earn six credits in five weeks in this off-the-beaten-path South American destination. Students will earn three credits for the "Democracy & Development" course, and then three credits for a research or service-learning project. Gain an inside perspective of the strategies and political organization of rural communities, and make a difference through your hands-on project. Interest meeting: Jan. 28, 4-4:30 p.m. in UMC 245.

    CU departments: Put your message on UMC digital signs

    Do you offer programs, services, courses, contests or deadlines that you want or need to promote in order to attract more attention? Promote your message on the UMC digital signs!

    Create and display your own eye-catching slides, animations, PowerPoints or videos that cycle on three different UMC digital signs in front of hundreds of students and UMC visitors. It's environmentally-friendly, low cost and cuts down on print materials.

    Contact Pamela.Henderek@colorado.edu to learn costs and reserve a space for your promotion.

    January 21, 2015 • Pamela Henderek • Pamela.Henderek@colorado.edu
    http://www.colorado.edu/umc

    Student groups - Promote your event on the UMC digital signs

    CU student groups, clubs and organizations: Planning an event that you want to promote?

    You can promote your CU-approved event to thousands of students and visitors who come to the UMC every school day.

    Create and display your own eye-catching slide, animation, PowerPoint or video that cycles on three different UMC digital signs. It's environmentally-friendly, low cost and cuts down on print materials.

    Contact Pamela.Henderek@colorado.edu early to learn more about the signs, the cost, and to reserve a space for your promotion.

    January 21, 2015 • Pamela Henderek • Pamela.Henderek@colorado.edu
    http://www.colorado.edu/umc

    Study and research in Brazil this summer

    Earn six credits in five weeks in Brazil this summer. Gain academic and professional experience while immersed in the language and culture of contemporary Brazil. Work alongside Brazilian students to complete a research project, improve your Portuguese language skills, learn capoeira, attend local festivals and more. The first 10 accepted students receive a $300-600 scholarship. Learn more at an informational meeting: Jan. 22, 4:15-4:45p.m., UMC 335.

    New global seminar in Istanbul, Turkey, summer 2015

    Spend two weeks next summer in Istanbul, exploring its multi-ethnic history with professor Nan Goodman. This two-week, three credit global seminar will give you the opportunity to learn about Jewish-Muslim relations alongside local university students, and visit numerous cultural landmarks (including a Dervish Lodge). Open to all majors; learn more (including details about pre-program classes on campus in the spring) at an informational meeting with the director on Jan. 28, from 5 - 6 p.m. in C4C N215.

    Learn how to dance salsa

    The CU-Boulder Chapter of Ritmos Latinos, an affiliated student organization, will begin classes in basic salsa next Tuesday, Jan. 27, and every Tuesday night throughout the spring 2015 semester.

    Come join us at the Dennis Small Cultural Center (UMC 4th floor, Room 457) from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. and learn to dance both partner and rueda-de-casino style salsa. There's no charge and you don't have to bring a partner. Classes are open to all members of the CU-Boulder student, staff and faculty community. Feel free to bring a friend.

    January 21, 2015 • Ritmos Latinos CU-Boulder • ritmoslatinos@colorado.edu

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